Francis Moriarty

Francis Moriarty is an independent journalist and a regular columnist for the Berkshire Eagle newspaper in the US, writing mainly about Asian issues. He was formerly the chief political correspondent for Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK).
Francis Moriarty
Francis Moriarty is an independent journalist and a regular columnist for the Berkshire Eagle newspaper in the US, writing mainly about Asian issues. He was formerly the chief political correspondent for Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK).

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Donald Trump and Russia: why the fall of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen brings us no closer to the truth

While the US probe into Russia’s interference into the 2016 presidential election has now brought down two of the president’s men, it’s still a long way from proving ‘collusion’ directly involving Trump.

30 Aug 2018 - 9:04AM

While the US probe into Russia’s interference into the 2016 presidential election has now brought down two of the president’s men, it’s still a long way from proving ‘collusion’ directly involving Trump.

Donald Trump and Russia: why the fall of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen brings us no closer to the truth
Hong Kong’s nearly HK$2tr fiscal reserves should be spent, to benefit the people who own them
The day I saw Robin Williams in his element

There are times when talents gather in a certain place, drawn as filings to a magnet. That's how it was in the San Francisco Bay Area of four decades ago, a time of circus clowns and cyclotrons, activists and accelerators, particles and poets.

14 Aug 2014 - 3:23AM

There are times when talents gather in a certain place, drawn as filings to a magnet. That's how it was in the San Francisco Bay Area of four decades ago, a time of circus clowns and cyclotrons, activists and accelerators, particles and poets.

The day I saw Robin Williams in his element